Memberships

Join JCI Illawarra today and enjoy the many benefits of being part of an global network of young people from more than 100 countries.

JCI Illawarra members enjoy many benefits that are aimed to help them connect, inspire, achieve, and bring about positive change in the local community. They are also connected to the JCI Australia and International community.

 

In addition to the individual memberships, we also offer an Alumni membership package. This enables members who’ve aged out to advocate for JCI Illawarra, share your JCI experiences and encourage others. Your membership will assist JCI Illawarra to remain successful long into the future.

Individual memberships : $95

Membership benefits

JCI Illawarra

 

  • JCI Illawarra members-only LinkedIn group
  • Member Spotlight opportunity
  • Member discount on all JCI Illawarra events
  • Opportunity to volunteer for JCI Illawarra initiatives and events
  • Insurance coverage during involvement in all JCI Illawarra events
  • Right to participate in JCI Illawarra committees and stand for election to the Board
  • Access to various JCI Illawarra events and initiatives, including MentorMe, bi-monthly Networking and Speaker Series, and masterclasses.

JCI Illawarra Partnerships

 

  • Opportunity to apply for JCI-UOW Sydney Business School scholarship to selected Master degrees.
  • Subsidised tickets to The Illawarra Connection (TIC) dinners and Illawarra Women’s in Business (IWIB) events (limited numbers, subject to availability)

JCI Australia and other JCI Australia chapters

 

  • Registration to JCI Australia
  • Member rates for functons of Australian chapters
  • Opportunity to compete in Australia-wide competitions

Junior Chamber International

 

  • Registration to Junior Chamber International
  • Access to JCI accredited training for professional and personal development
  • Opportunity to compete in international competitions, such as:
    • Global Public Speaking Competition
    • Global Debating Competition
    • Ten Outstanding Young People (TOYP) of the World
    • Creative Young Entrepreneur Award
    • JCI/International Chamber of Commerce Better Business Plan Competition
  • Ability to attend JCI Conferences and Conventions around the world, and subsequently network with other young global leaders
  • Ability to attend the JCI Global Partnership Summit, which is an intimate workshop attended by JCI, International Chamber of Commerce, the United Nations and other NGOs

Terms and conditions

  • You must be 18 – 40 years of age at the time of application for memberships
  • You agree to abide by the JCI Illawarra model rules and by-laws
  • Full payment (based on pro-rata) must be made within 28 days of the invoice date
  • Your membership dues are not refundable or transferable
  • If our agreement with The Illawarra Connection is dissolved, JCI Illawarra reserves the right to refund your prepaid tickets to their events, and attendance of the events will be at the member’s own cost

All membership applications are to be approved by the board of directors of the Junior Chamber International Illawarra. Any application for membership will be tabled at the next board meeting. All applicants for membership understand and accept that membership will only be granted at the sole discretion of the board of the Junior Chamber International Illawarra. At any point in time the board of the Junior Chamber International Illawarra reserves the right to suspend and/or cancel membership.

Alumni memberships : $55

Membership benefits

  • Access to various JCI Illawarra events and initiatives
    • Member price entry to all JCI Illawarra events
    • Opportunity to be a mentor in the JCI Illawarra Mentor Me program
    • Member Spotlight opportunity
    • Opportunity to volunteer for JCI Illawarra initiatives and events
  • Newsletter and mailings from JCI Illawarra

Terms and conditions

  • You must have been a member of JCI Illawarra prior to ageing out
  • You must not be eligible for an individual membership (i.e. aged 18-40 years)
  • JCI reserve the right to negotiate further membership terms and conditions with reciprocal and other organisation memberships
  • You are not entitled to vote at elections or committees

All membership applications are to be approved by the board of directors of the Junior Chamber International Illawarra. Any application for membership will be tabled at the next board meeting. All applicants for membership understand and accept that membership will only be granted at the sole discretion of the board of the Junior Chamber International Illawarra. At any point in time the board of the Junior Chamber International Illawarra reserves the right to suspend and/or cancel membership.

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